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View of the spot where General Ross fell near Baltimore

Description

Print depicting the specific location where British Major-General Robert Ross died on September 12, 1814 at the Battle of North Point during the War of 1812. A soldier in a blue jacket and tricorne hat rides a white horse on a path between two patches of trees and gazes at a sunny spot of grass to the left.

Date

1834

Contributor(s) Notes

Artist: Joshua Shaw; Engraver: John Hill

Publisher

M. Carey & Sons

Collection Number

1988.61

Dimensions

16 x 20 inches

Extent

1 print

Resource ID

3665

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.